Authors

Antony Di Nardo

Antony Di Nardo

Antony Di Nardo is the author of six books of poetry. In addition to being a finalist for the CBC Poetry Prize, his work has won the Gwendolyn MacEwen Poetry Award for best suite of poems and was nominated for a National Magazine Award.

Bruce Kauffman

Bruce Kauffman

Bruce Kauffman lives in Kingston and is a local poet, editor, and organizer of literary events. His written work has appeared in several anthologies and journals, two chapbooks, and four collections of poetry, with still arriving his fifth. Beyond writing and editing, he facilitates intuitive writing workshops. In 2009 he founded, and still organizes and hosts the monthly ‘and the journey continues’ open mic reading series. In 2010 he debuted his weekly spoken word radio show, ‘finding a voice’, on CFRC 101.9fm, and continues to produce and host it. You can find him on Facebook. Email: bruce . kauffman @ hotmail . com

David Blaikie

David Blaikie

David Blaikie is a journalist and writer who grew up in Nova Scotia. He has published three volumes of poetry.

Devour

The mission of Devour: Art and Lit Canada is to promote Canadian culture by bringing world-wide readers some of the best Canadian Literature, Poetry, Art and Photography.

Don Gutteridge

Don Gutteridge

Don Gutteridge is the author of more than seventy books: poetry, fiction and scholarly works in pedagogical theory and practice. Don lives in London, Ontario.

John Tyndall

John Tyndall

John Tyndall lives in London, Ontario with an Angora tuxedo cat named Buddy. His previous books include Listen to People (Hidden Brook, 2020) and The Fee for Exaltation (Black Moss, 2007).

KV Skene

KV Skene

K.V. Skene was born in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, grew up in Lachine Que., subsequently lived in various parts of Ontario and BC until moving ‘temporarily’ to England where, except for a year in Ireland, she remained for eighteen years.

Miguel Olivé

Miguel Olivé

Miguel Ángel Olivé Iglesias is Editor-in-chief of the Canada Cuba Literary Alliance (CCLA) magazine, The Ambassador, also Assistant Editor of, The Envoy newsletter, and CCLA President in Cuba. He is the publisher of SandCrab books and the Bridges Series of books. Born in 1965 in Bayamo, Cuba, he travelled to Holguín City in 1977 for his Junior, Senior High and College studies.

Mike Madill

Mike Madill

Mike Madill holds a B.A. in Psychology from York University. His poems have been published across Canada, including in a variety of periodicals. He was shortlisted for Freefall’s 2019-20 Poetry Contest

Richard-Yves Sitoski

Richard-Yves Sitoski

Richard-Yves Sitoski (he/him) is a performance poet and the 2019-2023 Poet Laureate of Owen Sound, on the territory of the Saugeen Ojibway Nation. His work has appeared in Prairie Fire, Train, The Fiddlehead, and elsewhere.

Richard M. Grove

Richard M. Grove

Richard M. Grove, known to friends as Tai – The man of 8 Ps - Poet, Publisher, Photographer, Painter, President, Public Speaker, Potter and Person. He is the founding president of the CCLA. He is an author, editor, publisher.

Wendy Jean MacLean

Wendy Jean MacLean

Wendy Jean MacLean’s everyday life is rimed with numinous light. Her award-winning poetry explores the untold stories of ordinary objects like buttons and stones, and our deepest humanity.